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Goulburn Valley Explorer - Saturday 21st September 2019
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Departing Southern Cross station, explore the Goulburn Valley's wineries or travel on to Shepparton in Steamrail’s heritage carriages behind a classic 1950s R class steam locomotive. The locomotive will perform a high speed run to Seymour in the morning, before being turned to continue at a slower journey to Shepparton. Our return run from Shepparton will see our R Class (number 761) lead at line speed where permitted from Shepparton to Melbourne.

LIGHT LUNCH AND TWO WINERIES (Tour Option 1)

Rail Fare included from Melbourne to Seymour, in First Class with access to Moorabool Club Car which will be serving complimentary morning and afternoon tea.

At Seymour, you will transfer to a coach to travel to Tahbilk Winery for tastings and a winery tour.

Board the Goulburn Explorer Riverboat Cruise for a light lunch and 1 hour cruise to Mitchelton Winery for tastings and an opportunity to view the grounds, chocolate shop and gallery.

Following your visit to the wineries, you will travel by coach to rejoin the train at Shepparton for the return journey to Melbourne.

FINE DINING AND TWO WINERIES (Tour Option 2)

Rail Fare included from Melbourne to Seymour, in First Class with access to Moorabool Club Car which will be serving complimentary morning and afternoon tea.

At Seymour, you will transfer to a coach to travel to Mitchelton Winery for tastings and a sit down 2 course shared feast, supplied by the award winning Muse Restaurant. You will have an opportunity to view the grounds, chocolate shop and gallery.

Board the Goulburn Explorer Riverboat Cruise to Tahbilk Winery for tastings and a winery tour.

Following your visit to the wineries, you will travel by coach to rejoin the train at Shepparton for the return journey to Melbourne.

MELBOURNE TO SHEPPARTON OPTION

Travel on to Shepparton. Relax over lunch in one of the many eateries, or hotels. Do a walking tour, visit the art gallery, pick up some bargains at the SPC outlet or just relax and enjoy a Saturday afternoon in regional Victoria.

SEYMOUR TO SHEPPARTON OPTION

A limited number of seats are available to experience steam hauled rail travel one way from Seymour to Shepparton. Our steam locomotive will be turned at Seymour prior to departing for Shepparton. Passengers will need to make their own arrangements to Seymour Railway Station and return from Shepparton Railway Station. 

ON TRAIN SERVICES

Our on train facilities include a kiosk, which stocks a wide range of light refreshments, sandwiches, souvenirs and hot and cold drinks. A licenced bar will also be opened serving a range of wine and beer and spirits. •

-TIMETABLE-

SUBJECT TO CHANGE. PLEASE CHECK THE TIME SHOWN ON YOUR TICKETS.

8.30am  SOUTHERN CROSS  8.10pm
8.43am  ESSENDON  7.56pm
10.02am arrive  SEYMOUR 6.32pm depart
11.45am depart  SEYMOUR 6.03pm arrive
2.00pm  SHEPPARTON  4.50pm

 

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Sessions

Sessions Description Status

MELBOURNE TO SHEPPARTON

1. Light Lunch & Two Wineries Option
2. Fine Dining & Two Wineries Option
3. Rail Only Option

Departing Southern Cross. All options include return rail travel.

Saturday 21 September 2019 8:30 AM Open

SEYMOUR TO SHEPPARTON OPTION 

Rail Only - one way journey, departing Seymour.

Saturday 21 September 2019 11:45 AM Open

MELBOURNE TO SHEPPARTON

1. Light Lunch & Two Wineries Option
2. Fine Dining & Two Wineries Option
3. Rail Only Option

Departing Southern Cross. All options include return rail travel.

Saturday 21 September 2019 8:30 AM
Open

SEYMOUR TO SHEPPARTON OPTION 

Rail Only - one way journey, departing Seymour.

Saturday 21 September 2019 11:45 AM
Open